Dr. Carrie Shaffer, DO

Dr. Carrie Shaffer, DO

Family Medicine  |  
Female  |  
Age 46
(10)
Insurances AcceptedSave
Dr. Carrie Shaffer, DO is a family medicine specialist in Valparaiso, IN and has been practicing for 14 years. She graduated from Midwestern University Chicago College Of Osteopathic Medicine in 2001 and specializes in family medicine.

3800 Saint Mary Rd # 102

Valparaiso, IN 46383

Contact Information

(219) 286-3707

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna

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Dr. Shaffer's Experience

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Dr. Shaffer's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Family Medicine
  • Board certified in Family Practice
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Shaffer "My number one priority is providing compassionate Immediate Care to you and your family members."
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Specialties

  • Family Medicine
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Board Certifications

  • Family Practice
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
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Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Disorders
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acute Bronchitis
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Acute Sinusitis
  • Acute Upper Respiratory Infection
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Ankle Sprain and Achilles Tendon Sprain or Rupture
  • Ankle Sprains and Strains
  • Arthritis
  • Asthma
  • Ataxia
  • Back Pain
  • Bladder Diseases
  • Bladder Infection
  • Blood in Urine (Hematuria)
  • Boil
  • Bone Disorders
  • Bronchiolitis
  • Bronchitis
  • Bruise of Face, Scalp, or Neck
  • Bunion
  • Bursitis
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Celiac Disease
  • Cellulitis
  • Chest Pain
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Sinusitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Constipation
  • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
  • Cough
  • Dehydration
  • Diabetes Type 2
  • Diarrhea
  • Dizziness
  • Dry Eyes
  • Earwax Buildup
  • Elbow Injuries
  • Enlarged Prostate (BPH)
  • Fever
  • Folliculitis
  • Foot Conditions
  • Foot Sprain
  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
  • Gastrointestinal Diseases
  • Gout
  • Hammer Toe
  • Headache
  • Heart Disease
  • Heart Palpitations
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Herpes Simplex Infection
  • Herpes Zoster Without Complication
  • Hives
  • Hypertension
  • Hypotension
  • Hypotension (Excluding Maternal)
  • Impetigo
  • Influenza (Flu)
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Jock Itch
  • Joint Pain
  • Knee Disorders
  • Knee Sprain
  • Leg and Foot Ulcers
  • Limb Pain
  • Limb Swelling
  • Limb Swelling Caused by Fluid Overload
  • Low Back Pain
  • Malaise and Fatigue
  • Nail and Nail Bed Infection
  • Nausea
  • Neurogenic Bladder
  • Nighttime Urination (Nocturia)
  • Noninfectious Gastroenteritis and Colitis
  • Nosebleed
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hands
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteopenia
  • Outer Ear Infection
  • Painful Urination (Dysuria)
  • Partial Lung Collapse
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pharyngitis
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Pinkeye (Conjunctivitis)
  • Pneumonia
  • Prostatitis
  • Pulmonary Disease
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Rash
  • Rib Fracture
  • Ringworm
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Shingles
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Sinusitis
  • Skin Infections
  • Sore Throat
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Stomach Diseases
  • Tobacco Use Disorder
  • Ulcer
  • Urinary Disorders
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Urinary Stones
  • Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)
  • Vaginitis and-or Vaginosis
  • Venous Insufficiency
  • Vertigo
  • Viral Infection
  • Wheezing

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Procedures

  • Electrocardiogram (EKG)
  • Herpes Simplex Screening
  • Immunization
  • Pregnancy Test
  • Rapid Flu Test
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections Screening
  • Stitches
  • Thyroid Screening

Background Check

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • St. Xavier University
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1994
  • Midwestern University Chicago College Of Osteopathic Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 2001
  • Lutheran General Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 2002
  • Lutheran General Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 2004

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Shaffer has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Shaffer's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Shaffer to family and friends
3.4
based on 10 total reviews

Likelihood to Recommend (10)

  • 5
    (5)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (1)
  • 1
    (3)

Dr. Shaffer's Performance

Trustworthiness
VERY GOOD
Explains condition(s) well
VERY GOOD
Answers Questions
VERY GOOD
Time well spent
VERY GOOD

Office & Staff Performance

Scheduling
VERY GOOD
Office environment
EXCELLENT
Staff friendliness
VERY GOOD
Average wait time
16 to 30 minutes

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Dr. Shaffer accepts 3 insurance carriers
  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
    HealthKeepers Plus POS
  • Cigna

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Hospitals where Dr. Shaffer has admitting privileges

St. Mary Medical Center
1500 S Lake Park Ave
Hobart, IN 46342
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